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A serger yea! Always wanted a serger! Carol

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Woke up with my foot hurting again....what the heck....how do you hurt the top of your foot while you are sleeping? Only me, only me....oh well.

I was gifted a serger yesterday and now must figure out how to use it and thread it. I do have the book, so I am hoping I can learn how to use it, as it would be so nice to have for certain projects.

Anyone use a serger? Any hints for me?

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LOL, Carol, you are a person like me. KILL the silly thinks. The creepy ants are crawling all over me and Arnie, hasn't found any, and we doesn't even want to share. LOL

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7/21/14 8:37 A

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While getting ready for bed one night, I was in the kitchen and saw a huge spider scurrying along. I stomped it and out came a thousand baby spiders. Quickly, I grabbed some sort of spray can and sprayed them dead. Thank God, they didnt' get into my house. Carol

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We are having a sugar ant invasion...luckily not as much as last year! I hate bugs....but don't mind spiders! go figure....:)


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emoticon The sun I shining and I am smiling. Hope you are having a joyful day. I think I forget to be thankful for what I CAN do instead of what I "can't",

I used a little machine for a long time and did just fine until it died. LOL

I have been blessed with a couple of machines, really, I only need one but....have two.

Th flying ants are inundating us and I HATE IT, I HATE IT, they are creepy

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Lilydog - I have a 1975 Kenmore that I've been quilting on for six years. I got a couple of extra feet for quilting and it does a really nice job. Large quilts are a challenge, but lap size and smaller are quite doable.

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7/19/14 7:56 A

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I bought the Go Baby machine which is a smaller version of the Accuquilt. My friend has the larger machine when I need to use the larger dies. But the smaller Go will cut two rows of 2.5 inch strips in a six fabric stack so why do I need more? It also cuts 5" square and anything smaller and takes up far less space. I do have a wholesale account with a distributor so got it wholesale which helps. Not sure I would have bought it otherwise. Carol

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I've decided to drop from the class since I won't spend the money on buying the machine. I have a quilting book and with some practice I hope my Kenmore will work for me. I will use the material that I bought to make Place mats for my night stands.



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7/18/14 8:53 P

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There is still time for shops to join. Maybe you could go into local shops and ask them to join

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emoticon Oh my, I have been doing exercises for therapy on my shoulder and have not been listing it down as exercise. That should count as 30 min. at least every other day and lots of days I do it a little every day. Have to remember it.

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It is so nice to get my exercise out of the way so I can hopefully go to my quilt studio to sew!! I am making 4 placemats (the single squares are finished 1 inch!) and I am finishing up making the half square triangles....fun! I'll post pics when they are done....

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7/18/14 4:01 P

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I went to Row by Row Experience.com and looked at the map of participating shops. I live in the panhandle of Florida, 2 hours drive from Mobile, Al. There is nothing around me, no shop participating. The closest one is in Lake City, Fl which is a good 4 hour drive and points south from there. Then there is one in a place called Hahira, Ga. wherever that is. Nothing at all in Alabama or Mississippi and the Louisiana shops are in the far west past New Orleans which is also a 4 hour drive. Guess I won't be shopping unless they will be posting online. Carol

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7/18/14 3:08 P

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I don't have an accuquilt machine but my friend does, and she allows me to use it in a swap thing. We offer to help with the tiles. That might be a possibility.

Hey, it isn't raining today and hoping to harvest the wheat in a couple of days. yay.

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Well I don't have an accuquilt machine I was hoping to do it with plastic square, fabric marker and scissors, any how my class was cancelled due to not enough people I put in for the next class. Thanks for definition of accuquilt !!

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We had some rain yesterday but it has been dry this summer. Not too hot though which is a blessing in Florida. Carol

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I have a question, do we always have to log in to participate. I find it difficult to do and tedious. We didn't use to log in every time, only when you missed awhile or just because.
Hmm, just wondering.

We live in an arid area, or were, since the end of April, we have had rain almost every day. and lots of it. The wheat looks great, but it may be hard to harvest because of the rain. My little dog is scared and I am even tired of rain. Need to just complain, I guess.

I guess, I won't be participating in the pattern either, I am almost completely housebound. lol

Oh well, guess I'll just embroidery.

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So you have to go into the stores to get the pattern? I don't think anyone around me is participating. Carol

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Quilt stores all over the US and Ontario Canada are participating. There is a web site that will tell you about it and the stores, rowbyrowexperience.com last I looked there was over 1300 participating. They have either a kit or pattern. The stores won't send you the pattern or kit you must go in to get.

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Accuquilt is actually a cutting machine that you can purchase with dies to cut out different blocks and strips. www.accuquilt.com Once you buy their machine, you are hooked and have to buy dies to go with. I have the Go Baby which is the smaller version but it is fun to use. They put out free quilt patterns to use with their dies but some you can do without. As for the Row by Row, quilt, not sure about it. Can you post a link? Carol

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Has anyone started their Row by Row Experience? I have two patterns, but haven't started.

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I'm getting excited I start my accuquilt basic blocks class on Saturday. Can any one explain to me what Accuquilt is and how is that different from quilting.

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Carol, I was wondering where everyone was too and voila' there you were.
I put my Sunbonnet Sue quilt on my page. I did a lot of the work while I was laid up with my shoulder.

I get a little discouraged because I can't lift ,my arm yet, but I can do so much more than I could a couple of weeks ago, like typing with both hands and stuff like that.

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Where is everyone? Last night I got out the accuquilt and cut a bunch of red/white/blue 2.5 inch strips! More today. Carol

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emoticon This is a little strange, but I took a shower and managed to finally wash my own hair. I have been using another no rinse shampoo, that you just towel off, instead of water. It is a little lopsided on one side but it looks clean.

I finally finished up all the owls and now to square them up and ready to sash them. It is nice to be finishing up something. LOL

Carol, have a great time with the UK friends. Sounds likes fun.

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YEA! Four days off! I do have a bit of office work today but that's it, and a haircut. I'll be so pretty for the fourth of July. We've made some friends that are British and stationed here with the RAF at our local AF Base. We invited them to our Fourth of July celebration at the Yacht Club and told them not to wear any British shirts! HA HA! When we lived in England in the 1970's with the USAF, we loved it there and we made some good and lasting British friends. Now we have made their stay in the US special. I've introduced Barbara to Quilting and she is churning out quilts and bags faster than a flying knight! She has even bought a Viking Sapphire 960Q and I have had sew much fun sharing patterns and information with her. We are already planning a trip to England when they return in a couple of years. We have been back several times since we left, lastly in 2008. Time to go back. This next time, we will rent a car and travel around a bit, visiting old haunts and doing some geneology. Carol

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emoticon Carol, I so agree, we have a little Scruffy and he makes me smile every day.

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My littlest dachshund, Peanut, just came to see me for some love and a scratch and a tickle! Great way to start the day! Carol

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I'm getting going on my exercise and weight loss journey (again) and am feeling great! Day 9 of watching my calorie intake and exercising every day....rain or shine! Have fun with your new van!

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I got my new car, well, new to me. 2011 Honda Odyssey, Celestial Blue with 33,000 miles on it, new tires and in great shape! Now I just have to transfer all of my stuff from my old one to the new one. Maybe I can keep it cleaner. Carol

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emoticon The rain still falls daily, nice and green, but the dog hates it, wheat needs a little sun to ripen it. Guess, I would really enjoy some summer without the hail, tornados and stuff.

I went and got my new glasses and bought some stuff at Walmart. My grandson and Debbie went with us. It is awfully hard to get around. Sometimes life seems hard but I do so not want to harp on it.

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Thank you for the thoughts. Today is another busy one as I have an install this morning and then we are driving to Mobile to buy a car. I guess I won't get to retire next year. Carol

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Wow, Carol, what an unexpected water experience! Some "memories" seem like we could do without, eh??! Thankful that all individuals are safe and sound now!

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JOLETTE - I have a Caleb who will be in his 3rd yr of college come the end of Aug. And my 1st sone will be in his 4th (& final?) yr of college. It is definitely a "change" to interact with them as young adults. -- The blessing is that both boys have full time jobs for the summer!

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emoticon Today my son and daughter-in-law, and the two grandsons came over to look at pictures. It was fun to reminisce and talk to the young men. They are so neat, and growing up so much. Adam has only about six weeks until off to Christian College, and Caleb is a sophomore in high school. I am sure grandma bored them silly but they acted like they enjoyed being with us..

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The family just left and drove to North Carolina. As we were having lunch, we joked with the boys about how we all had our shoes at the end. We tried to keep it light and we all laughed. Don't want any nightmares. Thank you all for your concern. It was very scary. Carol

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Wow - what an experience. Good thing the children had vests on.

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Wow Carol. I am so thankful that they managed to save you and your loved ones. Whew, what a close thing you had. Take care of yourself.

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Yesterday, my son and wife and his 4 and 9 yr old boys and my husband rented two canoes on the Blackwater River in Milton, FL. We had done this before and it is fairly safe but there were a lot of folks tubing and as we came up to a bend in the river, there were a lot of tubers in front of us. We veered to the left of them and both our canoes got caught in a strong current and turned over. All of us went under and got trapped under the log. I swallowed a lot of water and came up and held onto that log for dear life. Thankfully, the tubers stopped to help us as there was a sandy spot across from the current. My husband said he thought he was going to die and was trapped and finally got up. The two boys had life vests on and popped up but my daughter-in-law, who is 11 weeks pregnant was also trapped and was thrown to that log. These guys came across with their tubes and rescued us one by one. I was holding onto a large green bag full of wet beach towels and finally had to let it go. Unfortunately, my sons shorts with his wallet, keys and cell phone were in it. I felt so bad that I let it go but then I had to keep reminding myself that we were all safe and no one seriously injured. My other daughter in law came to get Erin, the boys and myself while my husband and son waited for the rental car company to come and bring them a new car. Took hours as we were out in the boondocks. I did not sleep well last night, kept dreaming I was still in the water. This morning I just started to cry which is very unlike me but the realization that I treasure my family and was so thankful we were safe. All of us agree that God truly put that group of men in those tubes to help us. Both of our canoes were completely submerged and those men went over and brought them both up out of the water. I just can't imagine the strength they had to do that. I'm ever so grateful and just wish I could thank them again.
The funny thing was, all of us lost one or both of our shoes, flip flops, and they all floated down river and were retrieved. All of us left with two shoes on our feet. I don't think we will be going back for a while.
My pregnant daughter-in-law is all right and the boys have talked about it and so I think things will level out. They are leaving today to go back to North Carolina. Carol

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emoticon I got some neat free stuff from Missouri Quilt and the stuff is so cute, two scissors, two tape rulers, one with a magnet attached and assorted needles, thimble, pins and stuff like that, It was sun.

I am almost done with the owls, on the twelfth one of twelve. It is so nice to be able to do something creative.

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I'm still going to the gym most days. Scale hasn't caught up to all my recent activity.

Hoping to get my downstairs back to normal so I can pick up my sewing machine again.

Evenings play catch with DH for some relaxing stretching.

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A day off from working instead of showing fabrics and installing window treatments would be sew nice! Haven't touched my machine since sunday. Carol

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Jolette, what a gift for you, your grandson talking! And Ginnie, I know people that are retired who are busier than ever! someday I will get there but I have the best of both worlds right now. Since I work for myself, I set my own appmts and schedules and take time for quilting! Carol

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Jolette - I have been around just not on the message boards. I'm still tracking all my exercise but have delinquent in tracking my food. I've just been unbelievably busy since I retired that I have had little time on the computer.

That is FANTASTIC news about your great grandson. His parents must be so happy as this opens whole new world for him.

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Ginny, it is so nice to see you again.

Are you ready for a big miracle? My great-grandson is autistic, and had no way of communicating. Well, David is now talking. and wants to talk all the time. He is so amazing, he is not really fluent yet, but he is talking in sentences. He is eight, and I hear it is really rare for autistic people to attempt to respond to others. I am so happy.

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I've pretty much finished sorting old photos and docs which had taken over my dining and living room (or really my quilting area).

I'm hoping to clean it all up in the next few days so I can open my surprise fabric box I got from a nice.

Hope all is well with everyone. Retirement has been keeping me hopping and not so close to a computer for very long recently.

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More rain today, feel like living in the tropics. lol The toads are really singing, I can them "peepers" and they can be loud if you live close to water.

My nails are bright, shiny, neon, orange, and they make me happy. emoticon

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Jolette, I know you feel like a queen with your pretty nails! Off to church!

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emoticon Carol, how neat to get a new person interested in quilting and you picked out a good project. Rail fence is how I started.

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More rain today, but it sure is green around here, which is usually getting brown by this time.
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Successfully installed some beautiful draperies yesterday! Such a good feeling. I have a new friend whose husband is an RAF Officer/pilot stationed here with the USAF for 3 years. She has seen some of my quilts and decided that she would like to have a "go" at making something. So I showed her how to make a simple rail fence and she has made a baby top and trying to quilt it on a small singer I lent here. She has made a second top with jelly rolls. Now, she has ventured into the fabric store and asked them if they have a dual voltage machine and they showed her a Viking that can be used in the states as well as England. The price is $2299 which I think is a steal in comparison to a Bernina. I have a viking and love it. I encouraged her to buy it and her husband is teasing me about it although he just bought an expensive toy for himself. She is very creative and makes cards and she has taken to this like a duck to water. I bet she gets it, and soon. When we lived in England in the 70's with the USAF, we made some wonderful friends and have gone back numerous times to visit. Its time for another trip but I think we will wait until they go back. Already been invited. Carol

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This morning is a work and pay bills day. It comes around periodically where I have to get out the checkbook and pay my suppliers. Sigh. Carol

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Yay, I am putting on the binding of my sunbonnet redwork. Almost done, whew.

I am a happy camper, since I have gone gluten free, my diabetes numbers have dropped. My A1c is now 6.1, which is almost not diabetic at all. I has come down 9 points in 6 months.

My little Scruffy is shaking because of the storms. I really relate to him because I don't like thunder and lightning and especially hailstorms.

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Took a nice nap this afternoon to make up for lost sleep. It is interesting that if I nap in the afternoon, I go right to sleep at night. But if I don't nap, I usually don't. Doesn't make sense. Carol

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I can relate to the "tossing & turning" all night! Argh!!
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-- I have my walk done + a roast & veggies in the crock pot for dinner. Hope to finish a quilt top and maybe put another "sandwich" together.

So, hoping to make the best of it! -- I'll be working in a testing center for the next 3 days, so juggling is the name of the game.
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Rule of thumb! Don't eat mexican food after 7:00 at night. It just laid on my stomach, tossed and turned all night. I'm dragging and I have a busy day! Carol

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Another expression / saying that has always stuck with me (my "trade" is certified K-8th gr. teacher):
"Who dares to teach must never cease to learn." -- It was on a building on campus where I finished up my degree.

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emoticon we are in a rainy, rainy season and I am tired of rain and tornado's and hail. We don't usually have this much weather this time of year. Too bad Ca couldn't get a little more and ours would calm down.

My arm is doing better and trying out my typing. yahoo, working pretty good.

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I like that saying!

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I'm with you Pam. Every morning I peruse the internet looking for quilting info. My inbox is crammed with quilting sites. I always start the day reading Bonnie Hunter and then go from there. I'm researching the blooming 9 patch right now and find it very interesting. Someone once told me, "We don't go through life, we grow through life." Carol

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It's always interesting to see / hear how the past & present connect via people! It usually is most unexpected!

I'm loving how pushing myself in quilting: looking at magazines & books, asking questions, trying new things--all have given me more confidence to experiment with different options.
** I didn't like the way the colors were coming together on a top after I sewed the blocks together, so I added a strip between rows and matching borders all around. What a difference it makes!
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Today I installed some shades for a client and casually mentioned I was a quilter. She said she had a sister who was famous and pulled out a book AMERICAN QUILTS. Her sister is Joan M. Rigal who is featured on page 144-145. She has evidently taught many workshops and classes and I love the designs she did. Book was published in 1990 when things were still old fashioned somewhere but there is a nine patch quilt in solids that I love! Would love to try it. I googled her and found her on the internet. SMall world. Carol

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Well, I heard from the VA already! In spite of all the news about it. My claim was filed in Feb and I have been given a 10% disability! Wow that was fast! And I never thought I would get anything! I have an undetermined anxiety disorder due to military service but it is controlled with meds. It goes out of whack occasionally and meds have to be adjusted but it is so mild compared to what others have suffered. I won't go into it but it is a relief to finally deal with it. Carol

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May was doctor month for me. Colonoscopy, pap smear and I still have to get the dreaded mammogram and dexascan. Also saw my psychiatrist and appmt at the VA for PTSD determination. Phew. Glad to see this all done. Carol

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Thanks! My DH knows your pain Jolette! Feel better soon!

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OOPS! DH can't move today for sure. Carol

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emoticon I hope your dh recovers quickly. I am still out of contention since I fell and broke my shoulder. I think the torn muscles under my arm, are the most pain, or at most troublesome

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Congrats to all!

My DH crashed his bicycle yesterday and hurt his shoulder and sprained some in the surrounding area. Pretty stiff and sore! Just freak accident that could have been a lot worse!

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emoticon HANDS UP TO TEACHERS AND ENCOURAGING COUNSELORS. out of a class of 64, about 30 students got scholarships and a plan to aspire to. kudos to those who help the students dream big

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